Lincoln Man Arrested On Warrant; Cited For Drug Possession

COLUMBUS – A vehicle stop on Wednesday evening lead to the arrest of a Lincoln man wanted in Madison County.

The Platte County Sheriff’s Department reports that a vehicle was stopped for speeding at the intersection of Highway 81 and 460th Street, just outside of Humphrey around 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Officers identified the driver as 25-year-old Leopold Brauning of Lincoln.

Officers discovered that Brauning was wanted on a warrant out of Madison County, and placed him under arrest. Branning was also cited for possession of marijuana less than one ounce, possession of drug paraphernalia, and issued a warning for speeding.

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